Interprofessional Leadership for
Developmental-Behavioral Health


SDBP 2017 Annual Meeting
October 13-16, 2017
Hilton Cleveland Downtown
Cleveland, OH
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New 2017 Meeting Schedule - CLICK HERE!

The Annual Meeting will now start on Saturday, October 14th at 1pm and will end on
Monday, October 16th at 2:00pm - plan accordingly!

Teaching DBPeds workshop on Friday: schedule/descriptions
Full Day workshop Friday / Half-Day Workshops Friday & Saturday: schedule/descriptions

Meeting theme: Improving Outcomes through Partnership and Collaboration

Meeting Highlights:

  • Advocacy Workshop - Free for all trainees!
    Advocacy Boot Camp: Learning to become an effective advocate for children with disabilities
  • Media Training Workshop: Harnessing the Power of Media: Effective engagement with families and colleagues in the digital age
  • Plenary Session - Autism and Inclusion: Creating a dialogue with those affected by autism and the population at large to create opportunities for inclusion - Teens with autism share their personal experiences
  • Peter Rosenbaum, MD, FRCP(C) - 2017 Lectureship Presentation: Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics in the 21st Century: Is Anything New, And Why Should I Care?
  • SDBP Research Committee sponsored offerings: SEM workshop, qualitative research and clinical research concurrents
  • State of the DBP Workforce Plenary Session - Creating a Road Map for Viability


Hotel Accommodations

A block of rooms has been secured for SDBP meeting attendees at the Hilton Cleveland Downtown at a discounted rate of $179 USD per night (+ taxes) for a single/double occupancy room (this rate is guaranteed through September 14, 2017). We encourage you to secure your lodging as soon as possible as only the conference rate is guaranteed by the cutoff date, not availability.

Hotel reservations should be made directly with the Hilton Cleveland Downtown via online or by phone.
To make online reservations please click: Hotel Reservations 

If reserving by phoneplease be sure to mention Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics (SDBP) to receive the discounted group rate.

Future Meetings

SDBP 2018 Annual Meeting
September 14 - 17, 2018
Anaheim Marriot
Anaheim, CA